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Travel to Peru: Imagine listening to the Andean flute music serenade you as you sip a Pisco Sour amid the bustling streets of Cusco. Sit back and relax, this is Peru.

Rich in cultural history, Peru boasts the capital of the Inca Empire, Cuzco, as well as the spectacular city in the sky, Machu Picchu. The Peruvian Amazon Rainforest is home to some of the most varied wildlife in the world. The beautiful Lake Titicaca, legendary birthplace of the Incas, is worth visiting to see traditional reeds craftsmen and weavers. View our most requested Peru tours or create a custom trip to Peru today.

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Many people visit Peru to see the impressive Inca ruins of Machu Picchu, which are deservedly a stand-alone destination. But, when visiting Machu Picchu, make sure to set aside time to discover Cusco and the Sacred Valley. Meet the locals and tour other nearby Inca ruins and museums to learn about the famous Inca Empire.

Other excellent destinations in Peru include Lima, Arequipa, Lake Titicaca in the south, and the Peruvian Amazon Rainforest. These places are easy to combine into one Peru Tour. Contact us to find out how to organize your custom Peru travel package.

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The Essence of Peru Tour

15 Days / 14 Nights

  • Lima, Arequipa & Cuzco City Tours
  • Paracas Bay Beach Resort
  • Ballesta Islands Cruise
  • Nazca Lines Overflight
  • Colca Canyon & Condor Mirador
  • Lake Titicaca & Floating Islands
  • First-class Train from Puno to Cuzco
  • Tour of Machu Picchu


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Machu Picchu & the Amazon Jungle Tour

8 Days / 7 Nights

  • Lima City Tour
  • Cuzco City & Ruins Tour
  • Pisaq Market & Sacred Valley Tour
  • Ride through the Sacred Valley by Train
  • Machu Picchu Ruins Tour
  • Peru Amazon Jungle Lodge & Excursions


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Machu Picchu and La Paz Tour & Lake Titicaca Cruise

10 Days / 9 Nights

  • Lima City Tour
  • Cuzco City Tour
  • Sacred Valley Tour and Train Ride
  • Machu Picchu Tour
  • Train Ride from Cuzco to Lake Titicaca
  • Lake Titicaca Cruise
  • La Paz City Tour


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Classic Lima, Cuzco, Machu Picchu Peru Tour

4 Days / 3 Nights

  • Peruvian Capital of Lima
  • Cuzco City Tour
  • Scenic first-class train ride
  • Mysterious Machu Picchu


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Chan Chan, Trujillo & Kuelap Peru Tour

13 Days / 12 Nights

  • Trujillo City Tour
  • Moche Temple of the Sun and Temple of the Moon
  • Chan Chan
  • Chaparri Natural Reserve
  • Kuelap Tour


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Trujillo, Chiclayo & Cajamarca Peru Archaeology Tour

8 Days / 7 Nights

  • Trujillo City Tour
  • Chan-Chan
  • Chiclayo
  • Sipán
  • Cajamarca City Tour


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Inca Trail to Machu Picchu Peru Tour

4 Days / 3 Nights

  • 4-day classic Inca Trail
  • Camping in the Andes Mountains
  • Explore Inca Ruins
  • Guided tour of Machu Picchu


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Amazon Delfin I Cruise

Peruvian Rainforest Cruise

The Amazon Delfin I cruise combines exploration and elegance creating a unique and unforgettable Peruvian Amazon experience. This luxurious vessel offers world-class service and amenities. There are 4 oversized suites with private terraces, two of which have private whirlpools. On the top deck, passengers can relax and enjoy panoramic views as they cruise past the Amazon. The Amazon Delfin I also comes equipped with a full-service bar, an entertainment center, and exquisite meals. The vessel has an open bridge policy, so passengers are welcome to learn about the navigation system during the cruise. The naturalist guides are always available and ready to answer any questions you may have while both on and off the vessel.


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Amazon Delfin II Cruise

Peruvian Rainforest Cruise

The Amazon Delfin Cruises launched their second cruise, the Delfin II. The Delfin II has 14 large suites and 4 master suites with panoramic views, and 10 suites that can accommodate families. The Delfin II combines elegance and adventure, as passengers cruise through the Amazon. Passengers can appreciate the Peruvian Amazon's beauty from the top deck, open air lounge area. The vessel comes equipped with a full-service bar, luxurious amenities and outstanding guides. The Amazon Delfin II has an open bridge policy, so passengers are welcome to learn about the navigation system during the cruise. During the day, you will go on a variety of shore excursions where you can learn more about the Amazon from your naturalist guide.


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Cattleya Amazon Cruise

Peruvian Rainforest Cruise

M/V Cattleya is a brand new cruise launched by Ucamara Expeditions. It allows its guests to discover the magnificent Peruvian Amazon on a boutique vessel, with a distinguished Dining Room with panoramic picture windows and an Observation Deck to appreciate the beauty of the rainforest whenever they want. It counts with an attentive staff and two well-experienced guides that will be present in all the excursions and gladly answer any question.


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Selva Viva Amazon Cruise

Peruvian Rainforest Cruise

Selva Viva is an incredible cruise option for those looking for an adventure in the Amazon, one of the Natural Wonders of the World. Offering two different routes on the Peruvian Amazon, this basic yet functional boat takes passangers to remote areas of the lush rainforest where larger vessels cannot access. This places feature a unique wildlife, including the pink river dolphins, turtles, and giant waterlilies, and captivating verdant landscapes. The expert guides will gladly answer all your questions about the region and the creatures inhabiting it.
Owned by a French-Peruvian NGO, the money generated from the cruises is used to take medicine to the river communities and contribute with more grassroot projects in Loreto Department.


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Aria Amazon Cruise

Luxury Cruises on Peruvian Amazon

Aria Amazon Cruise is the second luxury vessel by Aqua Expeditions. It was launched on 2011, due to the company's success on their previous Cruise, Aqua Amazon Cruise. On this heaven for nature lovers, guests will be able to listen to the many species of Peruvian birds while engaging on courtship activities over the green canopy and learn about the exotic endangered species, such as the manatee, the Amazon river dophin and the taricaya turtles. Aria Amazon cruise offers a tour far into the Amazonian rainforest for a dazzling view of its wildlife, ecosystems, local customs and landscapes, both on land and water, on the luxurious ship designed by the Peruvian architect Jordi Puig.
The packages are divided into 3, 4 and 7 nights, varying on Rainy Season (December – May) and Dry Season (June – November).

Discovery Adventure: 3-nights package starting on Saturdays (Saturday-Tuesday)
Explorer's Adventure: 4-nights package starting on Tuesdays (Tuesday-Saturday)
Amazon Expedition: 7-nights package starting on Saturdays (Saturday-Saturday)



Note: Please bear in mind that changes and adjustments in the itinerary may occur due to weather conditions, river conditions, and/or airline issues.


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Tahuayo Lodge Expeditions

Peruvian Amazon Lodge

Tahuayo Lodge Expeditions is a comfortable Amazonian lodge located near Iquitos, Peru, where guests can experience life in the rainforest. All the itineraries are custom-made, and the activities offered range from ecotourism to adventure tourism, wildlife observation and cultural experiences, such as meetings with rainforest shamans. All the guides are born and raised in the region so that guests make the most of the experiences and broaden their knowledge on this magnificent biodiversity.
Guests can stay either at the main lodge or the Amazon Research Center, or combine they stay. Tahuayo Lodge features a canopy zip line and is closer to the villages and the flood forests (Tahuampa ecosystem), great for canoe riding. On the other hand, the Research Center is better for those interested in hiking or fauna observation due to its remoteness.





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Ceiba Tops Lodge

Peruvian Amazon Lodge

Ceiba Tops is the newest Lodge made by Explorama, located just 25 miles from the Peruvian city of Iquitos. It offers comfortable rooms, with A/C and private bathrooms, and a beautiful area with a swimming pool, gardens, water slides and hammocks to fully appreciate the wonders of the Amazonian Rainforest.


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Inotawa Lodge

Peruvian Rainforest Lodge

The Inotawa Lodge is located on the Tambopata River near Puerto Maldonado. The family-run lodge started in 1998, and allows its visitors to explore the Tambopata National Reserve, including several clay licks and lakes. The lodge is nestled amid bamboo forests, with an exuberant wildlife.
The 16 private rooms are made of local materials and each has its own bathroom. There is also a dining area, a bar, a hammock area, and a network of trails through the forest. Guests can use kayaks and bikes, and take excursions with professional guides.


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If you only have time to visit one country in South America, Peru should be at the top of your list. Peru has diverse cultures, exquisite culinary, impressive Incan ruins, complex history and an abundance of wildlife. Travel from the highlands of Arequipa to spot the Andean Condor down to the Amazon Rainforest, where you can cruise through tributaries of the Amazon River. Lima is a great starting point for any trip to South America, with plenty of international flights arriving and departing daily.

The Essence of Peru Tour is a popular Peru Travel package and the perfect introduction to South America. Visit Lima, Cuzco, Machu Picchu, the Colca Canyon, Lake Titicaca, the Nazca Lines, Arequipa and more! Machu Picchu is sure to leave any seasoned traveler speechless. The journey from Cuzco down to the Sacred Valley, to Aguas Calientes and finally to Machu Picchu is an adventure in and of itself. Along the way, you will learn about the traditions and practices of the Incan civilization, a civilization of incredible history. Wake up early and watch the fog lift as the sun rises over Machu Picchu, take this moment in and imagine this once flourishing city coming to life.

Seamlessly combine Machu Picchu and the Amazon with a quick flight from Cuzco to Puerto Maldonaldo. Choose between an Amazon River Cruise or staying at an Amazon Lodge. Both options provide you with ample opportunities to discover the Peruvian Amazon. During your time, your local Peru guide will take you on daily excursions in search of wildlife including the caiman, macaws, monkeys, the sloth, capybaras, toucans and possibly the jaguar. Take the road less traveled and visit nearby villages where you can learn about their medicinal practices and see how the locals live. A Peruvian Amazon Tour is both affordable and practical when you combine it with Machu Picchu.

All of our Peru vacations can be customized however you see fit. Visit Lake Titicaca and see the floating reed islands where the Uru people still live. Travel towards the desert oasis and arrive at Huacachina, where you can spend the day riding a dune buggy and camping under the stars by night. If you're interested in Northern Peru, our Chan Chan, Trujillo & Kuelap tour takes you to ruins that predate Machu Picchu. Visit the coast of Peru and go on a day cruise to the Ballestas Islands where you can even spot penguins! The opportunities are endless in Peru.

Get started today and work with one of our Travel Consultants to customize a Peru Tour, however, you see fit. You can combine Peru with Argentina, Brazil, Ecuador or any other country in South America. 

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